Update: Injured Person 1700 Block Ave D North, Jan.16, 2009

Jan. 16th, 2009 at 23:56, a 911 call was received regarding a disturbance and injured person at a residence in the 1700 block Ave. D North.

Police and MD ambulance attended where they found a 6 year old female suffering from a gunshot wound. The child and her care givers were in the living room when a bullet came from an adjoining bedroom, through a wall, striking the girl. Three males, who were in the bedroom, fled the scene. Police recovered the weapon at the residence.

On Saturday, Jan. 17, Patrol Officers arrested 2 of the 3 males. The men will be interviewed to determine what role they played in the shooting. A third male is being sought by the police.

Several people have been interviewed but no charges have been laid at this time.

The 6 year old girl remains in hospital in critical condition.

The investigation continues.

(Occurrence Number: 09-5463)